Mrs. Juanita Lousendy Butler age 67 of Drasco, Arkansas passed away February 23, 2019 at her residence. Born November 12, 1951 in Trumann, Arkansas she was the daughter of the late Sam Melton and Helen Juanita Adams Settlemire. She was a homemaker and a member of Trumann First General Baptist Church.
Juanita was a great cook, gave the best hugs, loved animals and would never let an animal go hungry, she loved roses, hunting and shooting guns and she dearly loved all her family including her daughter-in-law, and nieces and nephews.
Juanita was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Sammy Settlemire, Tommy Settlemire and Jackie Settlemire; a sister, Dorine Settlemire.
Survivors include her husband of 51 years Billy Butler; three sons, John Wesley (Tammy) Butler of Atkins, Arkansas, Billy Leon Butler and Earnest Russell Butler both of Drasco, Arkansas; two brothers, Ricky Settlemire of Trumann, Arkansas, Pete Settlemire of Jacksonville, NC; three sisters, Sandra Woods of Florence, Alabama, Rosie Hillis (Charlie) and Anetta Settlemire both of Trumann, Arkansas; three grandchildren, Sylas Goodall, Adriana and Elijah Nichols; several nieces and nephews and many friends.
Pallbearers are Sammy Settlemire, Elvis Settlemire, John Butler, Billy Butler, Earnest Butler and Billy Burnett.